Braves try to forget 2011 collapse
Six reasons why Atlanta has the staying power to reach the 2012 playoffs
The Atlanta Braves will have to rely on clutch hitting, solid pitching and airtight defense if they plan to outlast a crowded field and make the postseason as one of the National League's two wild card teams.
A little selective amnesia also might come in handy.
A year ago today, the Braves sported the fifth-best record in the majors at 82-57 and led St. Louis by 8½ games in the NL wild-card race. It appeared the Braves had survived injuries to the pitching staff, a lack ...
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